by Thomas Breen | Dec 7, 2016 8:36 am | Comments (3)
Amid all the talk about impending dangers from the incoming regime in Washington, Karen DuBois-Walton offered a glimmer of hope Tuesday night: Perhaps, just perhaps, there is opportunity in uncertainty?
Continue reading ‘Abandon All Hope? Not Just Yet’
by Paul Bass | Dec 6, 2016 3:10 pm | Comments (6)
State Rep. Al Paolillo Jr. will also be Alder Al Paolillo Jr. At least for a while.
Continue reading ‘Paolillo Plans To Do Double Duty’
by Michelle Liu | Dec 6, 2016 1:00 pm | Comments (3)
In the age of Trump, a statewide left-leaning party is looking to build a base in New Haven for minimum-wage hikes and pro-labor economic policy.
Continue reading ‘Working Families Party Comes To Town’
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 30, 2016 11:40 am | Comments (6)
Until a month ago, the Board of Education was publicly at war with itself. Now it’s singing a tune that sounds a bit more like Kumbaya.
It took the appointment of an interim superintendent and, it seems, the election of Donald Trump as the next U.S. president to change the tune.
Continue reading ‘Trump Unites Once-Fractious Ed Board’
by Paul Bass | Nov 21, 2016 3:12 am | Comments (16)
After watching an Election Day that resembled an episode of “Keystone Kops,” downtown and Wooster Square neighbors are calling for a public hearing into how the city’s registrar of voters office screwed up so badly.
Continue reading ‘Probe Sought Of Election Mess’
by Paul Bass | Nov 18, 2016 12:42 pm | Comments (12)
(Opinion) President-Elect Donald Trump has chosen a man who considers a white civil rights lawyer a “disgrace to his race” to oversee enforcing civil-rights law in America — though you wouldn’t know that from the reaction of Connecticut’s newly reelected U.S. senator.
Continue reading ‘Blumenthal Plays Nice With White Supremacist’
by Lucy Gellman | Nov 17, 2016 11:58 am
Thursday’s programs delve into public funding of New Haven’s mayoral elections, track trans rights, squabble over sanctuary city status, check out a new documentary, and pose the question: Should we give Donald Trump a chance?
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 17, 2016 8:28 am | Comments (9)
John R-P. could be seen through just inside the TD Bank at the corner of Chapel and College streets Wednesday evening when protesters against the Dakota Access Pipeline began to picket the bank and block traffic.
When he saw his friends outside, he finished up his business at the bank and went out to find out why they were there.
Continue reading ‘TD Customer Joins Pipeline Picket Line’
by Thomas Breen | Nov 16, 2016 2:27 pm | Comments (14)
One week after a nationwide wave of populist, conservative discontent helped Donald J. Trump win the presidency and Republicans retain majorities in both houses of the U.S. Congress, community leaders called for frustrated New Haveners to work together to protect abortion rights, protect immigrants, and prepare voters for the next election.
Continue reading ‘Deltas’ Message: Don’t Move; Organize’
by Staff | Nov 15, 2016 7:16 pm | Comments (7)
The leaders of New Haven Jewish community Tuesday condemned President-Elect Donald Trump’s choice of Stephen Bannon, a man known for “racist, sexist, anti-Semitic, xenophobic, and Islamaphobic views,” as a top adviser.
Continue reading ‘Jewish Federation Condemns Trump’s Bannon Appointment’